Is there anyway to connect the Wyze sensors with Google Home to broadcast to the house a sensor has been triggered?
By broadcast I am assuming you mean audio, there is no easy way to do it, Google makes it hard for things to be broadcast through Home.
Yea, my ideal solution would be when Wyze sends a notification like “back door is open” I would love it if Google Home could broadcast that to the house.
Has anyone figured out a solution for something like this?
Not that I am aware of, I also use SmartThings and it wont either, Google tries to make it very difficult;t
If anyone figures this out that would be a great feature not just for the sensor but for all the security products.
The only issue with this is that the sensor and door break sensors notify ALL THE TIME. The application would need to be updated with several different modes.
-Home Disarmed: No App Notifications, video rules still apply, no Google Broadcast
-Home Armed: App Notifications Active, Video Rules Apply, Google Broadcast Active
-Away Armed: App Notifications Active, Video Rules Apply, No Google Broadcast
There maybe other modes that I am not thinking of but this is a start.
I get your idea but these modes can already be done using the Shortcuts within the app. If Google were to open up the Google Home APi some more so that devs can play around with the features more this could be something but until Google opens it’s walls this is no bueno.
I haven’t played around too much with the short cuts yet, I will do that today to see if I can replicate some of the modes. The Google Broadcast would still be king for some of this especially at night when you are a sleep. The other nice thing would be to set this actions via part of a Google Routine, Good Morning Activates Mode 1, Good Night Activates Mode 3 etc.
Just an update I am using an app called Tasker to open my voice command and then broadcast a message through the google home. I am now trying to hook that up with IFTTT and have that task “trigger” when Wyze contact sensor is opened.
You can use a webhook through IFTTT but I am stuck at this step - I will update as I find a solution
I completely forgot about Tasker as a way to do it